Orecchiette with cherry tomatoes and kalamata tapenade

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 400.4
  • Total Fat: 11.6 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 133.3 mg
  • Total Carbs: 66.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 4.3 g
  • Protein: 8.7 g

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from Vegan with a Vengeance from Vegan with a Vengeance
Number of Servings: 6


    1 pd orecchiette
    1 Tbsp olive oil 1 medium red onion, sliced into thin half moons (about 1 cup)
    1 pd cherry tomatoes, halved
    For the Tapenade:
    1 1/2 cups kalamata olives, pitted
    3 Tbsp capers, drained
    2 cloves garlic, chopped
    handful fresh parsley (1/2 y packed)
    1/2 tsp dried oregano
    1/2 tsp dried tarragon
    dash of pepper
    1 red wine vinegar
    2 Tbsp Olive oil


Combine all the tapenade ingredients in a blender or food processor.
Prepare the pasta according to its package directions. While the pasta is boiling, saute the onions and cherry tomatoes in the olive oil over medium heat for about 7 minutes.Reserve a 1/2 cup of cooking water from the pasta and drain the rest. Add the pasta to the tomatoes and saute for a few seconds. Add 1 cup of the tapenade and the reserved pasta water, stir to coat.

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user DDDRENNEN.